TORONTO, Dec. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - PANDORA Jewellery is proud to be a sponsor of the 13th annual Whistler Film Festival (WFF), taking place in Whistler, B.C., from December 4 to 8, 2013. Featuring innovative and original films from around the world, the five-day festival of screenings, tributes and special events will host an impressive lineup of celebrity guests and honourees.
PANDORA will join the celebration of arts and culture as a silver sponsor, partnering with ELLE Canada for a number of events, including the Spotlight reception honouring the winners of ELLE Canada's Fashion Film Competition. PANDORA is also the exclusive jewellery brand of the WFF's SOREL suite at the Fairmont Chateau Whistler, which will host some of the Festival's top talent between events, interviews and film premieres.
Visitors to Whistler are invited to stop in to PANDORA in Whistler Village (Suite 107-4295 Blackcomb Way), which will host a week long Festival promotion as well as an in-store event with ELLE Canada's Executive Director Laura DeCarufel on Saturday, December 7 from 2 to 4 p.m. During the event, DeCarufel will share her top PANDORA holiday jewellery picks and mingle with guests, who will enjoy locally-made desserts, as well as a selection of hot and cold seasonal beverages.
"We're excited about our first year partnering with the Whistler Film Festival, which is emerging as a top celebration of filmmaking in Canada," said Angel Ilagan, Vice President, Marketing, PANDORA Americas. "Women who wear PANDORA jewellery are sharing their story with the world, and what better place to showcase our brand than at an event honoring the best of cinematic storytelling?"
PANDORA Jewellery offers hand finished and beautifully crafted pieces that allow women the freedom to express their personal style. The brand will showcase its holiday collection at the festival, as well as the newly released PANDORA ESSENCE COLLECTION. The PANDORA ESSENCE COLLECTION includes a new slender sterling silver bracelet and 24 charms that allow women to wear their inner-values and beliefs on their wrist. For more information, visit www.pandora.net or follow PANDORA on Twitter.
WFF individual film, special event tickets and ticket packages are available online (until December 7) or by phone at 1-877-838-3456 (FILM). The Festival's Whistler Box Office is now open for walk-in sales. For more information, go to www.whistlerfilmfestival.com.
For more than 30 years, PANDORA has been making its mark in the international fine jewellery industry and is world-renowned for its high-quality, hand finished designs made from genuine materials at affordable prices. The collections inspire women to embrace their individuality with romantic and feminine pieces that capture the unforgettable moments of life. The strength of the PANDORA charm bracelet is the detailed design, the high quality and the unique threaded bracelet system (U.S. Pat. No. 7,007,507). The affordable luxury collections include customizable charm bracelets, rings, earrings, necklaces and watches made from sterling silver and 14K and 18K gold. Perfect for any occasion, PANDORA jewellery is sold in over 70 countries on six continents in over 10,300 locations, including approximately 1,000 PANDORA branded concept stores. To view the PANDORA collection, build a personal piece online or locate a jeweler, please visit PANDORA.net. For news and updates, find us on Facebook or follow us on Twitter.
Headquartered in Copenhagen, Denmark, PANDORA employs over 7,300 people worldwide, of whom more than 5,200 are located in Gemopolis, Thailand, where the company manufactures its jewellery. PANDORA is publicly listed on the NASDAQ OMX Copenhagen stock exchange in Denmark. In 2012, PANDORA's total revenue was DKK 6.7 billion (approximately EUR 900 million). For more information about PANDORA, please visit www.pandoragroup.com.
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